Torqeedo GmbH — Lithium Batteries included in the Electrical Boat Motor Models Travel and Ultralight

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Lithium batteries included in the electrical boat motor models Travel and Ultralight
Photograph of  Torqeedo Outboard Li-Ion Motor Batteries

Why the product is recalled

Parts of the production of the lithium batteries are not waterproof and water could enter the housing.

What the hazards are to consumers

If water enters the housing, an electrolytic reaction may occur and could pose a fire risk. This may result in a serious injury.

What consumers should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the Torqeedo outboard motor battery.

Consumers with the affected models will need to register the batteries on the Torqeedo GmbH will then contact consumers directly to advise which Torqeedo service centre to get the battery checked and repaired or replaced.

For further information, please call Power Equipment Pty Ltd on 1800 069 469 (Monday to Friday, 8am–5pm AEST), or email


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Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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